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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203848
Last updated: 10 May 2021
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Time:c. 06:36 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319-114
Registration: D-AILI
MSN: 651
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 134
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Nice-Côte d'Azur Airport (NCE/LFMN) -   France
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Nice-Côte d'Azur Airport (NCE/LFMN)
Destination airport:Frankfurt International Airport (FRA/EDDF)
Lufthansa flight LH1069 suffered a CFM56-5 engine failure on departure from Nice-Côte d'Azur Airport, France.
Shortly after takeoff passengers noticed a noise and flames emitting from one of the engines. The flight crew requested vectors back to the airport and stated they had an 'engine failure'. No emergency was declared.
The aircraft, an Airbus A319, circled for a safe landing on runway 04R.



Photo of D-AILI courtesy

Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
4 January 2021; (c) Juhani Sipilä

Revision history:

05-Jan-2018 08:57 harro Added
05-Jan-2018 13:56 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]

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